Robson to be appointed new chair of ESSA

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John Robson, managing director of Aztec Event Services, is to take over as chairman of ESSA. A supplier of AV services to organisers, exhibitors and venues, Robson becomes vice chairman of the association and takes over as chairman elect at the end of the year.He will be the first event services supplier to take the helm of ESSA, when he takes up the role at the end of 2010 when current chairman, Steve Barratt, steps down after two years in post.  Commenting on Robson’s appointment Barratt said: “He will bring new perspective to the association, while his close relationship with all parts of the industry will allow him to bring a wealth of knowledge and experience.”
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